PSL 2018: Islamabad United beat Multan Sultans by 33 runs

March 13, 2018

MULTAN SULTANS 152/10 (19.1 overs)

ISLAMABAD UNITED 185/4 (20 overs)


Islamabad United beat Multan Sultans by 33 runs and secured playoff spot in third session of Pakistan Super League.

Luke Ronchi received the Man of the Match award for his blistering half-century

PSL MSvIU Score Summary

Amad Butt to Mohammad Irfan, OUT

END OF OVER:19 | 8 Runs | MS: 152/9

Faheem Ashraf to Imran Tahir, FOUR

Faheem Ashraf to Umar Gul, OUT

Faheem Ashraf to Imran Tahir, 1 run

Faheem Ashraf to Umar Gul, 1 run

Faheem Ashraf to Imran Tahir, 1 run

Faheem Ashraf to Umar Gul, 1 run

END OF OVER:18 | 6 Runs | MS: 144/8

Mohammad Sami Sami to Umar Gul, 1 run

Mohammad Sami Sami to Imran Tahir, 1 run

Mohammad Sami Sami to Pollard, OUT

Mohammad Sami Sami to Pollard, 2 runs

Mohammad Sami Sami to Umar Gul, 1 run

Mohammad Sami Sami to Pollard, 1 run

END OF OVER:17 | 19 Runs | MS: 138/7

Amad Butt to Umar Gul, SIX

Amad Butt to Pollard, 1 run

Amad Butt to Pollard, SIX

Amad Butt to Pollard, SIX

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

END OF OVER:16 | 14 Runs 1 Wkt | MS: 119/7

Mohammad Sami to Pollard, 1 run

Mohammad Sami to Pollard, OUT

Mohammad Sami to Pollard, 1 wide

Mohammad Sami to Pollard, SIX

Mohammad Sami to Sohail Tanvir

Mohammad Sami to Sohail Tanvir, FOUR

Mohammad Sami to Pollard, 1 run

END OF OVER:15 | 15 Runs | MS: 105/6

Faheem Ashraf to Pollard, 1 run

Faheem Ashraf to Pollard, 2 runs

Faheem Ashraf to Pollard, SIX

Faheem Ashraf to Pollard, 1 wide

Faheem Ashraf to Sohail Tanvir, 1 run

Faheem Ashraf to Sohail Tanvir, FOUR

Faheem Ashraf to Sohail Tanvir, no run

END OF OVER:14 | 10 Runs 1 Wkt | MS: 90/6

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, OUT

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, FOUR

Shadab Khan to Pollard, FOUR

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, no run

END OF OVER:13 | 11 Runs | MS: 80/5

Hussain Talat to Pollard, no run

Hussain Talat to Pollard, FOUR

Hussain Talat to Pollard, no run

Hussain Talat to Pollard, SIX

Hussain Talat to Pollard, no run

Hussain Talat to Whiteley, 1 run

END OF OVER:12 | 9 Runs | MS: 69/5

Shadab Khan to Pollard, FOUR

Shadab Khan to Pollard, no run

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Whiteley, 2 runs

END OF OVER 11: MS 60/5

Hussain Talat to Pollard, no run

Hussain Alat to Whiteley, no run, run out chance missed

Hussain Talat to Pollard, 1 run

Hussain Talat to Pollard, 1 run

Hussain Talat to Pollard, FOUR

Hussain Talat to Pollard, FOUR

END OF OVER 10: MS 50/5

Shadab Khan to Ross Whiteley, dot ball

Shadab Khan to Shoaib Malik, OUT

Shadab Khan to Pollard, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Shoaib Malik, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, SIX

END OF OVER 9: MS 41/4

Amad Butt to Shoaib Malik, FOUR

Amad Butt to Pollard, 1 run

Amad Butt to Pollard, dot ball

Amad Butt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run

Amad Butt to Pollard, 1 run

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

END OF OVER 8: MS 34/4

Shadab Khan to Shoaib Malik, FOUR

Shadab Khan to Shoaib Malik, dot ball

Shadab Khan to Shoaib Malik, no run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, no run

Shadab Khan to Pollard, no run

END OF OVER 7: MS 29/4

Faheem to Pollard, 1 run

Faheem to Shoaib Malik, 1 run

Faheem to Pollard, 1 run

Faheem to Shoaib Malik, 1 run

Faheem to Shoaib Malik, dot ball

Faheem to Shoaib Malik, no run

END OF OVER 6: MS 25/4

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

Amad Butt to Pollard, wide, FOUR

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

Amad Butt to Pollard, no run

Amad Butt to Pollard, dot ball

Amad Butt to Sohaib Maqsood, OUT

END OF OVER 5: MS 20/3

Faheem Ashraf to Shoaib Malik, no run

Faheem Ashraf to Shoaib Malik, dot ball

Faheem Asharf to Shoaib Malik, no run

Faheem Ashraf to Shoaib Malik, dot ball

Faheem Ashraf to Ahmed Shehzad, OUT

Faheem Ashraf to Ahmed Shehzad, dot ball

END OF OVER 4: MS 20/2

Sami to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, 1 run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, no run

Sami to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, 1 run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, dot ball

END OF OVER 3: MS 16/2

Samit Patel to Ahmed Shehzad, no run

Samit Patel to Ahmed Shehzad, no run

Samit Patel to Sohaib Maqsood, 1 run

Samit Patel to Sohaib Maqsood, no run

Samit Patel to Sohaib Maqsood, FOUR

Samit Patel to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run

END OF OVER 2: MS 10/2

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, 2 runs

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, wide, 1 run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, no run

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, dot ball

Sami to Sohaib Maqsood, no run

Sami to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run

Sami to Ahmed Shehzad, no run

END OF OVER 1: MS 6/2

Samit Patel to Sohaib Maqsood, FOUR

Samit Patel on a hat-trick

Samit Patel to Saif Badar, OUT, LBW

Samit Patel to Sangakkara, OUT, Sangakkara falls cheaply again

Samit Patel to Sangakkara, no run

Samit Patel to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run

Samit Patel to Sangakkara, 1 run

Ahmed Shehzad, Kumar Sangakkara to begin the chase for Sultans. Samit Patel to bowl the first over

Multan Sultans need 186 to win

ISLAMABAD UNITED 185/4 (20 overs)

Luke Ronchi hit another sparkling fifty as Islamabad United set Multan Sultans a huge target of 186 at Sharjah Cricket Ground on Tuesday.


END OF OVER 19: IU 185/4

Sohail Tanvir to Faheem, dot ball

Sohail Tanvir to Faheem, SIX

Sohail Tanvir to Faheem, 2 runs, mishit but will get 2 more runs

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, 1 run

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, no run

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, FOUR

END OF OVER 19: IU 172/4

Umar Gul to Asif,  1 run

Umar Gul to Faheem, 1 run

Umar Gul to Faheem, 2 runs, appeal for caught behind turned down by the umpire and run out cost 2 more runs

Umar Gul to Faheem, FOUR

Umar Gul to Hussain, OUT, straight to Pollard who makes no mistake

Umar Gul to Hussain, no run

END OF OVER 18: IU 164/3

Still 10 runs in the over despite four dot balls

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, no run, good slow ball

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, dot ball, good yorker

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, FOUR

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, SIX

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, dot ball

Sohail Tanvir to Asif, dot ball

END OF OVER 17: IU 154/3

Imran Tahir to Hussain, dot ball

Imran Tahir to Hussain, 2 runs

Imran Tahir to Hussain, FOUR

Imran Tahir to Hussain, FOUR

Imran Tahir to Hussain, no run, appeal for stumping, NOT OUT

Imran Tahir to Hussain, 2 runs

END OF OVER 16: IU 142/3

Ross Whiteley to Hussain,  1 run

Ross Whiteley to Hussain, SIX

Ross Whiteley to Asif, 1 run

Ross Whiteley to Hussain, 1 run

Ross Whiteley to Hussain, FOUR

Ross Whiteley to Hussain, 2 runs

Ross Whiteley to Hussain, wide, 1 run

END OF OVER 15: IU 126/3

Umar Gul to Asif Ali, no run

Umar Gul to Asif Ali, no run

Umar Gul to Hales, OUT, straight to the fielder

Umar Gul to Hussain, 1 run

Umar Gul to Hales, 1 run

Umar Gul to Hussain, 1 run

END OF OVER 14: IU 123/2

Irfan to Hales, dot ball

Irfan to Hales, no run

Irfan to Hales, FOUR, just wide of fine leg for four. 

Irfan to Hales, dot ball

Irfan to Hussain, 1 run

Irfan to Hales, 1 run

END OF OVER 13: IU 117/2

Umar Gul to Hussain, no run

Umar Gul to Hussain, FOUR

Umar Gul to Hales, 1 run

Umar Gul to Hussain, 1 run

Umar Gul to Hales, 1 run

Umar Gul to Hales, dot ball

END OF OVER 12: IU 110/2

Whiteley to Hales, 1 run

Whiteley to Hales, no run

Whiteley to Hales, wide, 1 run

Whiteley to Hales, 2 more runs

Whiteley to Hales, SIX, poor ball, down the ground for a massive hit

Whiteley to Hales, wide, 1 run, Sangakkara thinks there was an edge. Review taken, Its seem bat hit the pitch which created a sound. Don’t think there is an edge. Original decision stays. NOT OUT

Whiteley to Hales, SIX, over the long-off fielder for six

Whiteley to Hussain, 1 run

END OF OVER 11: IU 92/2

Imran Tahir to Hussain Talat, 1 run

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, OUT

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, 2 runs

Imran Tahir to Hales, 1 run

Imran Tahir to Hales, no run

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, 1 run

END OF OVER 10: IU 87/1

Mohammad Irfan to Ronchi, 1 leg bye

Mohammad Irfan to Ronchi, no run

Mohammad Irfan to Hales, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Ronchi, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Ronchi, (no ball) 2 runs

Mohammad Irfan to Hales, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Ronchi, 1 run

END OF OVER 9: IU 79/1

Whiteley to Hales, FOUR

Whiteley to Ronchi, 1 run

Whiteley to Hales, 1 run

Whiteley to Hales, FOUR

Whiteley to Hales, no run

Whiteley to Ronchi, 1 run

END OF OVER 8: IU 68/1

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, 1 run

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, no run

Imran Tahir to Hales, 1 run

Imran Tahir to Hales, dot ball

Imran Tahir to Ronchi, 1 run

Imran Tahir to Hales, 1 run

END OF OVER 7: IU 64/1

Umar Gul to Alex Hales, 1 run

Umar Gul to Ronchi, 1 run, mishits but its down the ground and safe

Umar Gul to Ronchi, dot ball

Umar Gul to Ronchi, FOUR, second in a row

Umar Gul to Ronchi, FOUR, Ronchi on the charge again and beats the third-man

Umar Gul to Ronchi, no run, bouncer to start the over

Umar Gul brought into the attack

END OF OVER 6: IU 54/1

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, no run

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, FOUR

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, FOUR, Hales off the mark

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, dot ball

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, no run

Imran Tahir to Alex Hales, no run

END OF OVER 5: IU 46/1

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, 1 run, direct hit dislodges the ball. Review taken, his bat stuck in the pitch, OUT

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, no run

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, dot ball

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, no run

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, 1 run, quick single

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, 1 run

END OF OVER 4: IU 44/0

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, SIX, smacked over third-man this time

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, FOUR, over the point fielder for another boundary

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, no run, wow, half-hearted appeal for caught behind

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, dot ball

END OF OVER 3: IU 32/0

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, 1 run

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, dot ball

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, dot ball

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, SIX

Sohail Tanvir to Luke Ronchi, FOUR, amazing flick for four 

Sohail Tanvir to JP Duminy, 1 run

END OF OVER 2: IU 20/0

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, dot ball

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to Luke Ronchi, SIX, easily lifted over the long-on fielder for a maximum 

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, 1 run

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, no run

Mohammad Irfan to JP Duminy, wide, 1 run

END OF OVER 1: IU 10/0

Good start for Islamabad United

Shoaib Malik to Luke Ronchi, FOUR

Shoaib Malik to Luke Ronchi, no run

Shoaib Malik to Luke Ronchi, no run

Shoaib Malik to JP Duminy, 1 run

Shoaib Malik to Luke Ronchi, 1 run

Shoaib Malik to Luke Ronchi, edge and its a FOUR

JP Duminy and Luke Ronchi begin the batting for Islamabad United. Shoaib Malik to bowl the first over.

Multan win the toss and elect to bowl first.

This is the least league match for Multan Sultans and their last chance for the play-offs stage.

Shoaib Malik: “We became a bit predictable, so we’ve some changes to fix that. We have been struggling in choosing to play four or five bowlers. Also, our local players need to do better, we have been struggling in both those departments.”

Two changes in Multan squad. Junaid and Hardus make way for Whiteley and Umar Gul.

Misbah: “We have a good batting line up so 160-plus would be good. We are feeling confident because everyone is fitting into their roles. Want to continue with that because this is the league’s most important stage.

Squads

Multan XI: KC Sangakkara, Ahmed Shehzad, Sohaib Maqsood, Shoaib Malik, KA Pollard, Saif Badar, RA Whiteley, Sohail Tanvir, Imran Tahir, Mohammad Irfan, Umar Gul

Islamabad XI: AD Hales, L Ronchi, JP Duminy, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Misbah-ul-Haq, SR Patel, Shadab Khan, Amad Butt, Mohammad Sami

Two changes too. Alex Hales and Imad Butt come in for Steven Finn and Zafar Gohar.

SHARJAH: The 25th fixture of the PSL 2018 will be contested between Multan Sultans and Islamabad United at Sharjah on Tuesday.

The match will begin at 9.00 pm PST.

Multan Sultans will be playing the match to keep their chances of making it to the play-offs alive while Islamabad United have qualified for the next round of the tournament.

Islamabad United have been played seven, won five and lost two matches in the competition so far.

The new comers have played nine matches, won four and lost four fixtures. Their one game was washed out due to rain.

TEAMS

Islamabad United

Misbah-ul-Haq (captain)
Alex Hales
Sam Billings
Mohammad Hasan
Chadwick Walton
Rohail Nazir
Luke Ronchi
Amad Butt
Jean-Paul Duminy
Hussain Talat
Samit Patel
Andre Russell
Shadab Khan
Faheem Ashraf
Samuel Badree
Steven Finn
Mohammad Sami
Rumman Raees
Zafar Gohar

Multan Sultans

Shoaib Malik (captain)
Ahmed Shehzad
Darren Bravo
Abdullah Shafique
Saif Badar
Nicholas Pooran
Kumar Sangakkara
Sohaib Maqsood
Kashif Bhatti
Shan Masood
Thisara Perera
Mohammad Abbas
Umar Siddiq
Ross Whiteley
Imran Tahir
Junaid Khan
Mohammad Irfan
Sohail Tanvir
Umar Gul
Hardus Viljoen
Kieron Pollard